In the News

2018

 

2017

CK Hospice Foundation Gets Big Grant – http://blackburnnews.com/chatham/chatham-news/2017/12/05/ck-hospice-foundation-gets-big-grant/

(Dec 5, 2017)

Family doc head of rural medicine and accessibility for CKHA – http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/2017/11/30/family-doc-head-of-rural-medicine-and-accessibility-for-ckha

(Nov 30, 2017)

Dr. Kate Bailey being recognized as Family Physician of the Year – http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/2017/11/03/dr-kate-baily-being-recognized-as-family-physician-of-the-year

(Nov 3, 2017)

Hospice Photo of the Day – http://sydenhamcurrent.ca/2017/10/31/walk-on-the-spirit-side-happy-halloween-safety-tips/

(Oct 31/17)

Preparing for IODE’s Christmas house tour – http://www.chathamthisweek.com/2017/10/30/preparing-for-iodes-christmas-house-tour

(Oct 30, 2017)

Banister Donates to Hospice – http://sydenhamcurrent.ca/2017/10/23/banister-donates-flu-shot-clinic-ford-exec-speaking/

(Oct 23/17)

Gateway Casinos Donate to Hospice – http://www.gatewaycasinos.com/chatham-kent-hospice-honoured-by-gateway-casinos-for-their-work-in-the-community/

(Oct 17/17)

Union Gas Donates $20K to Hospice – http://www.chathamthisweek.com/2017/10/06/union-gas-donates-20k-to-hospice

(Oct 6/17)

Hospice Gala Date Set – http://www.chathamthisweek.com/2017/10/03/hospice-foundation-gala-set-for-oct-27

(Oct 3/17)

Humanitarian Award for Hospice Volunteers – https://chathamvoice.com/2017/09/21/humanitarian-service-recognized/

(Sept 21/17)

New staff at Chatham-Kent Hospice – http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/2017/08/29/a-palliative-care-specialist-two-anesthetists-and-a-pediatrician-join-the-ranks

(Aug 29/17)

Blenheim Teen Raises $5K for Hospice – http://blackburnnews.com/chatham/chatham-news/2017/08/24/blenheim-teen-raises-5k-ck-hospice/

(Aug 24/17)

Money Will be Used to Develop Comprehensive Wellness Program – http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/2017/07/21/money-will-be-used-to-develop-comprehensive-wellness-program

(July 25, 2017)

Chatham-Kent Community Foundation and South Kent Wind Grant – http://sydenhamcurrent.ca/2017/07/25/wallaceburg-concert-hospice-grant-affordable-child-care/

(July 25 2017)

Hospice Reaches Fundraising Goal – http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/2017/07/12/chatham-kent-hospice-reaches-fundraising-goal
(July 12, 2017)

May 10- Wilson wins June Callwood Voluntarism Award (Chatham Daily News)

April 27 Students Learn Entrepreneurial Skills (Chatham Voice)

April 27 – Hospice Hike raises $58,000 (Chatham Voice)

April 24 – CK Pickleball Club Raises $8,000 for Hospice (Chatham Daily News)

February 12 – Fifth year for Soccer Dogs 3 on 3 Tournament (Chatham Daily News)

February 7 – Hospice Plans Hike for first Anniversary (Chatham This Week)

February 1 – Pickleball for Hospice in Chatham-Kent (Chatham-Kent Sports Xpress)

January 4Shoppers Drug Mart Tree of Life Campaign benefits Hospice (Blackburn News)

2016

December 29Hospice Assists over 130 families since April (Chatham Daily News)

December 7 – Say Yes to the Dress Again raises $4,500 (Chatham This Week)

November 28 CUPE Local 12 donates to Hospice (Chatham Voice)

Non-Profit Heads Hope Planned Gifts Will Give A Boost To CK – http://www.chathamthisweek.com/2016/11/29/non-profit-heads-hope-planned-gifts-will-give-boost-to-ck
Nov 2016)

October 20 Gala raises $30,000 for Hospice (Blackburn News)

October 5– Family helps launch Fall Campaign (Chatham Daily News)

September 2K of C Donates to Hospice (Chatham Voice)

August 21– Chatham shares in Hip celebration (Chatham Daily News)

August 6Overwhelming Response at McLeod Golf Tournament (Blackburn News)

July 22The Hips Final Concert in Tecumseh Park (Blackburn News)

July 4Hospice Thrilled with Funding Increase  (Sydenham Current)

July 4Ontario Hospice Getting a Financial Boost (Blackburn News)

May 15 – Jeanne’s Story (Sydenham Current)

May 12Hospice more than a building (Chatham Voice)

APRIL 25 – Chatham-Kent Hospice Receives $20,000 (Chatham Voice)

APRIL 25 – Hospice volunteer honoured provincially (Chatham Voice)

APRIL 19 – Hospice to Receive Musical Support (Chatham Voice)

APRIL 13 – Hospice Starting to Accept Residents this Week (Sydenham Current)

APRIL 12 – Hospice’s first resident accepted this week
(Chatham Daily News)

APRIL 10 – Chatham-Kent Hospice Open House
(Chatham Daily News)

APRIL 9 – Hospice Open House This Weekend
(Blackburn News)

APRIL 6 – C-K Hospice Set to Open It’s Doors
(Chatham Voice)

APRIL 6 – Chatham-Kent Hospice Holds Grand Opening
(Sydenham Current)

APRIL 5 – Another First for Hospice
(Chatham Voice)

APRIL 5 – C-K Board Undecided on Doctor Assisted Suicide
(Blackburn News)

APRIL 4 –  Hospice and CCAC Tag-Teaming Admittals
(Blackburn News)

APRIL 1Grand Opening for the Chatham-Kent Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

MARCH 29 – Lions Support C-K Hospice
(Chatham Voice)

MARCH 28 – Hospice Gearing Up for Opening
(Chatham Daily News)

MARCH 16 – Card Players Deal Cash to C-K Hospice
(Chatham Daily News)

MARCH 10 – Recognizing Excellence in Chatham-Kent
(Blackburn News)

FEBRUARY 27 –  Hospice Pleased with Funding Potential
(Blackburn News)

FEBRUARY 27 – Hospice Happy with Provincial Budget
(Sydenham Current)

FEBRUARY 26 – More Money for Hospices in Budget
(Chatham Daily News)

FEBRUARY 23 – Chatham-Kent Hospice Opening Soon
(Chatham Voice)

FEBRUARY 21 – Hospice receives Trillium grant, offering public tours
(Sydenham Current)

FEBRUARY 19 – Hospice open house announced
(Chatham Daily News)

FEBRUARY 19 – Chatham-Kent Hospice Opening Soon
(Blackburn News)

JANUARY 19 – Quilters Donate Their Work to C-K Hospice
(Chatham Voice)

JANUARY 18 – Stars Aligning for C-K Hospice
(Chatham Daily News)

JANUARY 5 – Hospice Opening Pushed Back
(Blackburn News)

2015

DECEMBER 22 – Hospice Hope Chest Overflowing
(Chatham Voice)

DECEMBER 22 – C-K Hospice Eclipses Hope Chest Campaign
(Sydenham Current)

DECEMBER 22 – Hope Chest Campaign Raises $287K
(Chatham Daily News)

DECEMBER 9 – Event Raises $10K for C-K Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

DECEMBER 9 – Event Raises $10K for C-K Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

DECEMBER 2 – Farm Credit Canada Donates to C-K Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

NOVEMBER 30 – Hospice Receives Agrispirit Boon
(The Chatham Voice)

NOVEMBER 19 – Math + Volleyball = Hope for Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

OCTOBER 10 – Chatham Kent Hospice is Hiring
(Sydenham Current)

OCTOBER 7 – Hospice Closing in on Hope Chest Goals
(The Chatham Voice)

SEPTEMBER 24 – C-K Hospice Building Project Taking Shape
(Chatham Daily News)

SEPTEMBER 23 – Entegrus Comes Up Huge for C-K Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

SEPTEMBER 23 – Golfers Help Fund Hospice
(Blackburn News)

AUGUST 30 – Hospice Construction Site Targeted by Thieves Again
(Sydenham Current)

AUGUST 24 – Break In at Hospice Construction Site
(Chatham This Week)

AUGUST 18 – Tepperman’s Donates to Hospice Project
(Chatham This Week)

AUGUST 18 – Tepperman‘s Supports C-K Hospice
(Chatham Voice)

AUGUST 12 – Hospice Gets Helping Hand
(Chatham Voice)

JULY 28 – Beach Boys the Ticket for C-K Hospice
(Chatham Daily News)

JULY 22 – Furnishing Hospice Campaign Growing
(Blackburn News)

JULY 17 – C-K Hospice Halfway to Goal
(Blackburn News)

JULY 17 – Hospice Campaign Hits Halfway Mark
(Sydenham Current)

JUNE 30 – Hospice Selects Head Physician
(Blackburn News)

JUNE 29 – Robert Mayo to be Lead Physician of Hospice
(Chatham This Week)

JUNE 29 – Wallaceburg Doctor Will Be Lead Physician at Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

JUNE 29 – Robert Mayo to be Lead Physician of Hospice
(Chatham Daily News)

MAY 23 – ‘Cut for Katherine’ helps CK Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

MAY 1 – Outstanding Hospice volunteer recognized
(Sydenham Current)

APRIL 30 – C-K Hospice volunteer honoured
(Chatham Daily News)

APRIL 30 – CK Hospice Volunteer inducted into the June Callwood Award Circle of Outstanding Volunteers
(Chatham  this Week)

APRIL 21 – Hospice Construction Underway
(The Chatham Voice)

APRIL 17 – Hospice supporters celebrate Construction Launch
(Chatham this Week)

APRIL 17 – Chatham-Kent Hospice Construction Begins
(Blackburn News)

APRIL 17 – Hospice Construction Kicks Off
(Chatham Daily News)

APRIL 2 – Hospice project gets lift from bench press event
(Chatham this Week)

MARCH 9 – Residents Excited about New Hospice
(Blackburn News)

MARCH 7 – Hospice Construction Moving Forward
(Blackburn News)

MARCH 4 – Construction contract awarded for C-K Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

FEBRUARY 26 – Hospice Awards Construction Contract
(Blackburn News)

FEBRUARY 25 – Westhoek to build C-K Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

FEBRUARY 19 – Wallaceburg Rotary Club donates to C-K Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

JANUARY 27 – Tender package issued for Chatham-Kent Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

JANUARY 24 – Hospice calls Tenders
(Blackburn News)

JANUARY 20 – Hospice seeks Building Tenders
(The Chatham Voice)

JANUARY 20 – Hospice Issues Tender Package
(Chatham Daily News)

JANUARY 2 – Help for the Hospice from RBC
(The Chatham Voice)

2014

DECEMBER 23 – Scotiabank helps Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

DECEMBER 22 – Hospice Ready to Dig In
(Blackburn News)

DECEMBER 20 – Chatham-Kent Hospice meets their mark
(Sydenham Current)

DECEMBER 20 – Fundraising Win for Hospice
(Blackburn News)

DECEMBER 20 – Sisters help push Hospice Campaign way over the top
(The Chatham Voice)

DECEMBER 20 – Chatham-Kent Hospice Capital Foundation beats the odds
(Chatham Daily News)

DECEMBER 19 – McGeachy Charitable Foundation supports end-of-life facility
(Chatham Daily News)

DECEMBER 18 – TD supports Hospice with $30K donation
(The Chatham Voice)

DECEMBER 18 – Money Broker donates $25K to hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

DECEMBER 17 – Hospice will help Palliative Planning
(Blackburn News)

DECEMBER 17 – Big Final Push for Hospice
(Blackburn News)

DECEMBER 16 – Hospice receives site plan approval
(Sydenham Current)

DECEMBER 16 – Hospice finds home
(Blackburn News)

DECEMBER 16 – Support continues for Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

DECEMBER 12 – Nurses meet their mark for the Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

DECEMBER 11 – Hospice report coming to council Monday
(Chatham Daily News)

DECEMBER 4 – Nurses support hospice to the tune of $51K
(The Chatham Voice)

DECEMBER 3 – Nurses Help Hospice
(Blackburn News)

NOVEMBER 20 – Hospice Heroes raise another $31K – plus
(The Chatham Voice)

NOVEMBER 9 – Beach Boys bring Fun Fun Fun to C-K
(The Chatham Daily News)

NOVEMBER 7 – Nurses rally to support hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

NOVEMBER 5 – Burden Bear ladies care
(The Chatham Daily News)

OCTOBER 29 – Chance to win prizes for donating
(Chatham Daily News)

OCTOBER 21 – Concert to Benefit Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

OCTOBER 15 – “Thanks for Giving” Community Campaign Video
(TV Cogeco)

OCTOBER 15 – Hospice shatters latest funding target
(The Chatham Voice)

OCTOBER 15 – Campaign raises $340K for hospice project
(Chatham This Week)

OCTOBER 15 – Hospice Crushes Campaign Goal
(Blackburn News)

OCTOBER 9 – Funeral homes team-up to help Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

OCTOBER 9 – Funeral Homes show support for Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

OCTOBER 9 – Funeral homes donate $37K to hospice
(Chatham Daily News)

OCTOBER 4 – C-K Hospice aiming for $250,000 by Thanksgiving
(Sydenham Current)

OCTOBER 3 – Volunteers needed for C-K Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

OCTOBER 1 – Churches Collaborate to Raise $7,100 for Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

OCTOBER 1 – C-K Hospice will offer services for patients and families
(Sydenham Current)

OCTOBER 1 – C-K Hospice striving towards $5 million
(Sydenham Current)

SEPTEMBER 30 – C-K Hospice Teaming Up With St. Andrew’s
(Sydenham Current)

SEPTEMBER 25 – Hospice Ramps Up Fundraising Effort
(The Chatham Voice)

SEPTEMBER 25 – Ambitious Hospice Campaign
(Blackburn News)

SEPTEMBER 22 – Chatham-Kent Hospice Thanks for Giving Community Campaign this Thursday, September 25th at 1 pm.
(Sydenham Current)

SEPTEMBER 8 – C-K Hospice hires new Executive Director
(Sydenham Current)

AUGUST 12 – Hospice Project Reaches Building Planning Stage
(The Chatham Voice)

AUGUST 8 – Chatham Company Designing Hospice
(Blackburn News)

AUGUST 12 – Sunrise Rotary Club Continues Commitment to Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

AUGUST 2 – Chatham-Kent Hospice hires architect
(Sydenham Current)

JULY 15 – Committee in process of selecting architectural firm
(Chatham Daily News)

JULY 3 – Chatham-Kent Hospice receives massive donation
(Sydenham Current)

JUNE 26 – Helping the Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

JUNE 25 – Hospice Board Seeks Architect
(Blackburn News)

JUNE 24 – Rees Foundation supports Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

JUNE 8 – United Churches donate to Chatham-Kent Hospice
(Sydenham Current)

JUNE 5 – Kent Presbytery Donates to Chatham-Kent Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

MAY 14 – Hospice Reaches Fundraising and Staff Finding Marks
(The Chatham Voice)

MAY 9 – Hospice Board Hires Director
(Blackburn News)

MAY 7 – Hospice Hires Director
(Chatham Daily News

MARCH 6 – Roses For Rotary Supporting New Hospice
(Chatham This Week)

MARCH 6 – Sale of Roses to Benefit Local Hospice
(The Chatham Voice)

2013

NOVEMBER 21 – Hospice Event Draws Crowd
(The Chatham Voice)

NOVEMBER 20 – ​Making the End a Little Easier
(The Chatham Voice)

NOVEMBER 19 – Death is a “most natural journey”
(The Sarnia Observer)

NOVEMBER 2 – Hospice Issue coming to Council
(The Chatham Voice)

OCTOBER 17 – Hospice committee looking for council support
(Chatham This Week)

JUNE 29 – Nicholls supports new hospices
(CK Review)

JUNE 26 – Twenty new hospice beds coming to Chatham-Kent and Leamington
(Hospice Palliative Care Ontario)